During a recession many people have lost their income and are struggling to get by. Credit cards are a last resort for those who need to put food on the table and make ends meet. 776 more words
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One of my enduring memories of my parents, is the gravity with which they sat down once a month to do the budget.
They always sat at the bigger of our two kitchen tables – the scrubbed pine one with the enamelled metal legs – and they always banished us so they could concentrate. 1,274 more words
By Johanna Jainchill
Cruise lines and Wall Street analysts report that cruise pricing, for the most part, has not gotten to the low levels seen after the fallout of the 9/11 attacks and the 2008 recession. 615 more words
It’s been the strangest year for investing I have known during my time as an investor. After the initial shock of the crash in March, I was reeling and toying with the idea of never buying stock again, but as I have written previously, I am somewhat addicted. 862 more words